TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on Apr 4, 2016

Rutherford County Mayor Ernest Burgess and Recovery Court Program Director Trey King discuss the new county probation department with the Daily News Journal. The program, which opened its doors Friday, was created after a federal lawsuit challenged the county’s use of Pathways Community Corrections. “We want to be sure we are not charging excessively. We want these people to continue to have the opportunity to thrive in a personal way,” Burgess said.